Thajiwas Glacier-Jewel of Kashmir
Thajiwas Glacier is located at the height of about 3000m above the sea level and this beautiful glacier is a hidden jewel of Kashmir and primary attraction of Sonmarg in summer. It proudly boasts of lush green meadows and soaring snow-capped mountain peaks, making it one of the most picturesque tourist destinations. The site is also famous among trekkers as the path is quite adventurous. One can also encounter the Gujjar tribes here.
Thajiwas glacier is an offbeat destination that will revamp your senses, providing necessary respite from the scorching heat of summers. Views of horses grazing in the grasslands, pine and fir trees of nearby forests and small streams dotting the place will make the place an excellent visual treat. It remains covered in snow throughout the year, so winter visitors must not fret. Sledges can also be hired from Gujjars during peak season. Set up a camp, get some tea and enjoy the breathtaking surroundings.